Spring has sprung here in Orange County—so what are you going to do to take advantage of it? There is always something to see or do in the OC, and this mild weather provides a perfect opportunity to get out there and see some of the landmarks that make this place special. Read on for our rundown of fun, sober activities to keep you busy this Spring!
Go see some plant life! Head to the botanical garden and arboretum area at the University of California Irvine, and be wowed with some amazing flowers and trees from all corners of the Earth.
See the wheel! While you’re in Irvine, take a detour to see the Irvine Spectrum Center’s 108-foot wheel, hand-crafted in Italy and truly wondrous to behold.
Take a hike. There’s no better place to do so than at the exquisite Crystal Cove State Park—arguably the premier West Coast hiking experience.
See a sunset. You’ll seldom see a more beautiful sunset than the ones on display every single evening at Huntington Beach Pier.
Just grab a burger. You know about In-N-Out—but do you also know about Crystal Cove Ruby’s Shake Shack?
Pick some fruit. If you want to work for your dinner, go to Tanaka Farms, a family-run organic farm where you can pick your own melons, pumpkins, and strawberries.
Do something fun outdoors. Really, nice weather leaves you with infinite options, and plenty of ways to explore Orange County—including biking, hiking, tide pool exploration, and much, much more. This is such a beautiful and rich area; take advantage of it today! Get some friends together and make a day of it—proving once and for all that you don’t need any alcohol to have fun in the Orange County area.